Seizures, cysticercosis and rural-to-urban migration: the PERU MIGRANT study

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OBJECTIVES To examine the prevalence of seizures, epilepsy and seropositivity to cysticercosis in rural villagers (cysticercosis-endemic setting), rural-to-urban migrants into a non-endemic urban shanty town and urban inhabitants of the same non-endemic shanty town. METHODS Three Peruvian populations (n = 985) originally recruited into a study about… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/tmi.12456

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@inproceedings{Gonzales2015SeizuresCA, title={Seizures, cysticercosis and rural-to-urban migration: the PERU MIGRANT study}, author={Isidro Gonzales and Jamilette Miranda and Silvia Rodriguez and Victor Vargas and Alfredo Cjuno and Liam Smeeth and Armando Emiliano Gonzalez and Victor C. W. Tsang and Robert H. Gilman and H{\'e}ctor Garc{\'i}a}, booktitle={Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH}, year={2015} }